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8 Great Cocktails You Can Make With Vodka

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Vodka Cocktails

Vodka is a favourite when it comes to mixed drinks because it tastes at least decent with pretty much everything and goes down easy. You need some of the most popular vodka cocktails to get the best out of that date or party?

Here are eight certified awesome vodka cocktails:

  • Rooftop Lemonade
  • Moscow Mule
  • Trouble Maker
  • Vodka Gimlet
  • Bloody Mary
  • Cosmopolitan
  • Elyx Cup
  • Chicago Martini

1. Rooftop Lemonade Cocktail

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Ingredients

  • 2 oz vodka
  • 3 oz freshly-squeezed lemonade
  • Cucumber slices
  • Lemon wedges

How to Make the Rooftop Lemonade Cocktail

  • Mix vodka and lemonade
  • Pour mix into Collins glass
  • Drop cucumber slices in Collins glass
  • Stir
  • Garnish with lemon wedges

2. Moscow Mule Cocktail

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Ingredients

  • 1½ oz vodka
  • ½ oz fresh lime juice
  • ¼ oz simple syrup
  • Ginger beer
  • Lime wedges

How to Make the Moscow Mule Cocktail

  • Mix vodka, lime juice, simple syrup and ginger beer
  • Pour into copper mug
  • Stir
  • Garnish with lime wedge

3. Trouble Maker Cocktail

Ingredients

  • 4 slices of English cucumber and some more for garnish
  • 2 strawberries and some more for garnish
  • 1 ½ oz vodka
  • 1 oz Bonal (a French aperitif)
  • ¾ oz simple syrup
  • ¾ oz lime juice
  • Seltzer

How to Make the Trouble Maker Cocktail

  • Muddle strawberries and cucumber
  • Mix vodka, simple syrup, lime juice, and Bonal
  • Pour mix and mesh of strawberry and cucumber in Collins glass
  • Top with Seltzer
  • Garnish with strawberry and cucumber slices

4. Vodka Gimlet Cocktail

Ingredients

  • 2 oz vodka
  • 1 oz fresh lime juice
  • ¾ simple syrup
  • Lime wedges

How to Make the Vodka Gimlet Cocktail

  • Mix vodka, lime juice, and simple syrup
  • Shake
  • Pour into a coupe
  • Garnish with lime wedge

5. Bloody Mary Cocktail

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Ingredients

  • 2 oz vodka
  • 4 oz tomato juice
  • 2 dashes of Worcestershire sauce
  • A pinch of celery sauce
  • A pinch of freshly ground black pepper
  • 3 dashes of Tabasco sauce
  • One squeeze of lemon
  • 1 teaspoon of fresh horseradish
  • Olives
  • Lemon wedge

How to Make the Bloody Mary Cocktail

  • For spicy Bloody Mary Mix, mix tomato juice, Worcestershire sauce, celery sauce, black pepper, Tabasco sauce, lemon and horseradish
  • Pour vodka into Bloody Mary Mix
  • Stir vigorously
  • Garnish with olives and lemon wedge

6. Cosmopolitan Cocktail

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Ingredients

How to Make the Cosmopolitan Cocktail

  • Mix vodka, Cointreau, cranberry juice, lime juice, and simple syrup
  • Pour into a coupe
  • Garnish with lime wedge

7. Elyx Cup Cocktail

Ingredients

  • 6 leaves fresh mint
  • 2 slices of cucumber
  • 2 oz vodka
  • ¾ oz of lime juice
  • ½ oz simple syrup
  • Prosecco

How to Make the Elyx Cup Cocktail

  • Muddle mint and cucumber
  • Put in glass with ice
  • Add vodka, lime juice, simple syrup
  • Stir
  • Top with Prosecco

8. Chicago Martini Cocktail

Ingredients

  • 3 oz vodka
  • ½ oz olive juice
  • 3 skewered olives

How to Make the Chicago Martini Cocktail

  • Mix vodka and olive juice
  • Pour in a coupe
  • Garnish with olives
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Vodka is a favourite when it comes to mixed drinks because it tastes at least decent with pretty much everything and goes down easy. You need some of the most popular vodka cocktails to get the best out of that date or party, and here are eight certified awesome cocktails:

  • Rooftop Lemonade
  • Moscow Mule
  • Trouble Maker
  • Vodka Gimlet
  • Bloody Mary
  • Cosmopolitan
  • Elyx Cup
  • Chicago Martini

Rooftop Lemonade                                                                                                                                                                 

Ingredients

  • 2oz vodka
  • 3oz freshly-squeezed lemonade
  • Cucumber slices
  • Lemon wedges

How to make

  • Mix vodka and lemonade
  • Pour mix in Collins glass
  • Drop cucumber slices in Collins glass
  • Stir
  • Garnish with lemon wedges

Moscow Mule

Ingredients

  • 1 ½ oz vodka
  • ½ oz fresh lime juice
  • ¼ oz simple syrup
  • Ginger beer
  • Lime wedges

How to make

  • Mix vodka, lime juice, simple syrup and ginger beer
  • Pour in copper mug
  • Stir
  • Garnish with lime wedge

Trouble Maker

Ingredients

  • 4 slices of English cucumber and some more for garnish.
  • 2 strawberries and some more for garnish
  • 1 ½ oz vodka
  • 1 oz Bonal (French aperitif)
  • ¾ oz simple syrup
  • ¾ oz lime juice
  • Seltzer

How to make

  • Muddle strawberries and cucumber
  • Mix vodka, simple syrup, lime juice, and Bonal
  • Pour mix and mesh of strawberry and cucumber in Collins glass
  • Top with Seltzer
  • Garnish with strawberry and cucumber slices

Vodka Gimlet

Ingredients

  • 2 oz vodka
  • 1 oz fresh lime juice
  • ¾ simple syrup
  • Lime wedges

How to make

  • Mix vodka, lime juice and simple syrup
  • Shake
  • Pour into a coupe
  • Garnish with lime wedge

Bloody Mary

Ingredients

  • 2 oz vodka
  • 4 oz tomato juice
  • 2 dashes of Worcestershire sauce
  • A pinch of celery sauce
  • A pinch of freshly ground black pepper
  • 3 dashes of Tabasco sauce
  • One squeeze of lemon
  • 1 teaspoon of fresh horseradish
  • Olives
  • Lemon wedge

How to make

  • For spicy Bloody Mary Mix, mix tomato juice, Worcestershire sauce, celery sauce, black pepper, Tabasco sauce, lemon and horseradish.
  • Pour vodka in Bloody Mary Mix
  • Stir vigorously
  • Garnish with olives and lemon wedge

Cosmopolitan

Ingredients

  • 1 ¾ oz lemon vodka
  • ½ Cointreau
  • ½ oz cranberry juice
  • ½ oz lime juice
  • ¼ oz simple syrup
  • Lime wedge

How to make

  • Mix vodka, Cointreau, cranberry juice, lime juice, and simple syrup
  • Pour into a coupe
  • Garnish with lime wedge

Elyx Cup

Ingredients

  • 6 leaves fresh mint
  • 2 slices of cucumber
  • 2 oz vodka
  • ¾ oz of lime juice
  • ½ oz simple syrup
  • Prosecco

How to make

  • Muddle mint and cucumber
  • Put in glass with ice.
  • Add vodka, lime juice, simple syrup
  • Stir
  • Top with Prosecco

Chicago Martini

Ingredients

  • 3 oz vodka
  • ½ oz olive juice
  • 3 skewered olives

How to make

  • Mix vodka and olive juice
  • Pour in a coupe
  • Garnish with olives
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5 Vodka Cocktails You Should Absolutely Try

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10 Vodka Cocktails You Should Absolutely Try!

Vodka is a fun spirit, and shots are boring. Here are a few Vodka Cocktails you should absolutely try!

 

1. BASIL WATERMELON COOLER

Ingredients:

  • 3  Large basil leaves
  • 1  slice Peeled ginger
  • 1  chunk Watermelon
  • .5 oz Simple syrup
  • 2 oz Grey Goose Vodka
  • .5 oz Fresh lime juice
  • Ginger ale

Process:

  • In a shaker, muddle the basil, ginger, watermelon and simple syrup.
  • Add the vodka and lime juice, and fill with ice.
  • Shake well and strain into a rocks glass filled with fresh ice.
  • Top with ginger ale and garnish with a watermelon chunk and basil leaf.

 

2. WEST SIDE

Ingredients:

  • 2 oz Lemon Vodka
  • 1 oz Fresh lemon juice
  • .5 oz Simple syrup (one part sugar, one part water)
  • 3 pinches Fresh mint
  • Club soda Add all the ingredients except the club soda to a shaker and fill with ice. Shake vigorously. Open the shaker and add a splash of club soda. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.

Process:

  • Add all the ingredients except the club soda to a shaker and fill with ice.
  • Shake vigorously.
  • Open the shaker and add a splash of club soda.
  • Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.

3. GYPSY QUEEN

Ingredients:

  • 2 oz Russian Standard Vodka
  • 1 oz Bénédictine
  • 2 dashes Angostura bitter

Process:

  • Add all the ingredients to a mixing glass and fill with cracked ice.
  •  Stir, and strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
  • Twist a swatch of thin-cut lemon peel over the top and discard.

4. ICED CARAMEL COFFEE

Ingredients:

  • 2 oz  Caramel Vodka
  • 2 oz Iced coffee

Process:

  • Add both ingredients to a rocks glass and fill with ice.
  • Stir to combine.

5. SINGING TELEGRAM

Ingredients:

Process:

  • Add all ingredients except the Champagne to a shaker and fill with ice.
  • Shake, and strain into a Champagne flute.
  • Top with Champagne and garnish with a grapefruit and lemon twist.

 

Source- Liquor.com

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